Introduction: Faith, Rationality, and the Passions

  1. Sarah Coakley
  1. Sarah Coakley

Published Online: 16 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118321997.ch

Faith, Rationality, and the Passions

Faith, Rationality, and the Passions

How to Cite

Coakley, S. (2012) Introduction: Faith, Rationality, and the Passions, in Faith, Rationality, and the Passions (ed S. Coakley), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118321997.ch

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444361933

Online ISBN: 9781118321997

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Keywords:

  • faith, rationality, and the passions;
  • passion and reason, in the life of faith;
  • “Faith, Rationality and the Passions” conference;
  • four “clusters” of such interest;
  • fields of neuroscience/experimental psychology, interesting challenges;
  • reconsideration of affective “meaning-making”;
  • connected “illusions” as reason vs. commitment, reason vs. faith;
  • integral significance of affective dimensions, of everyday reasoning;
  • food for philosophical and theological thought;
  • philosophical distinction, of kinds of rationality and feeling